Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 120 121
Rank change year-on-year +36 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing Confluence 54 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.81% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.05% 3.00% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £280 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -37.78% -
10th Percentile £342 £236 £417
90th Percentile £538 £450 £472
Scotland median daily rate £420 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +29.23% -23.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 448 467 476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.04% 16.70% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 275 283
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% -1.33%
10th Percentile £162 £257 £235
90th Percentile £583 £558 £513
Scotland median daily rate £390 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +0.65% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £25.43 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.26% +111.92% -62.99%
10th Percentile £14.45 £17.04 £11.00
90th Percentile £32.72 £33.17 £13.00
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% -45.58% +47.00%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 52 (96.30%) JIRA
2 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (50.00%) Java
4 26 (48.15%) Banking
5 15 (27.78%) Oracle
5 15 (27.78%) Finance
5 15 (27.78%) Hibernate
5 15 (27.78%) Spring
5 15 (27.78%) Node.js
6 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.93%) XML
7 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
8 12 (22.22%) REST
9 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
9 11 (20.37%) JUnit
9 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
9 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
9 11 (20.37%) DevOps
10 10 (18.52%) TeamCity
10 10 (18.52%) Web Services
10 10 (18.52%) SQL
10 10 (18.52%) Atlassian
10 10 (18.52%) Scrum
10 10 (18.52%) Maven
11 9 (16.67%) SOA
11 9 (16.67%) J2EE
11 9 (16.67%) Unix
11 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 8 (14.81%) CSS3
12 8 (14.81%) HTML5

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (14.81%) Apache
3 7 (12.96%) JBoss
3 7 (12.96%) WildFly
4 5 (9.26%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.85%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DHCP
1 2 (3.70%) Skype
1 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) DB2
4 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (96.30%) JIRA
2 11 (20.37%) JUnit
3 10 (18.52%) Maven
3 10 (18.52%) TeamCity
4 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (14.81%) Artifactory
6 7 (12.96%) Ant
6 7 (12.96%) Subversion
7 6 (11.11%) JMeter
8 5 (9.26%) FishEye
8 5 (9.26%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (7.41%) Bitbucket
9 4 (7.41%) SoapUI
10 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
10 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
10 3 (5.56%) Selenium
11 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
11 2 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
12 1 (1.85%) JBehave
12 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 26 (48.15%) Banking
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) JIRA Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Pensions Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) React Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum Master
8 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) Hibernate
1 15 (27.78%) Node.js
1 15 (27.78%) Spring
2 14 (25.93%) XML
3 13 (24.07%) AngularJS
4 12 (22.22%) REST
5 10 (18.52%) Web Services
6 9 (16.67%) J2EE
7 8 (14.81%) CSS
7 8 (14.81%) CSS3
7 8 (14.81%) HTML
7 8 (14.81%) HTML5
7 8 (14.81%) Java EE
7 8 (14.81%) jQuery
7 8 (14.81%) JSTL
8 7 (12.96%) JSP
8 7 (12.96%) Servlets
9 6 (11.11%) .NET
9 6 (11.11%) SOAP
10 5 (9.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.26%) Wiki
3 4 (7.41%) iPad
3 4 (7.41%) User Experience
4 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Unix
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) DevOps
2 11 (20.37%) Unit Testing
3 10 (18.52%) Scrum
4 9 (16.67%) SOA
5 8 (14.81%) UML
5 8 (14.81%) User Stories
6 7 (12.96%) Microservices
6 7 (12.96%) Software Architecture
6 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.96%) Web Development
7 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.26%) Kanban
7 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
8 4 (7.41%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (7.41%) Functional Testing
8 4 (7.41%) High Availability
8 4 (7.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.52%) SQL
4 6 (11.11%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) Java 8
5 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.41%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) VB
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (1.85%) PSD2
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.85%) XenApp
2 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
3 4 (7.41%) Packer
3 4 (7.41%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) Atlassian
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Charles River
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.85%) Facebook
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) Symantec
5 1 (1.85%) Varonis